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Fleming, Arthur H. (Caltech benefactor)



  • Existence: 1856 - 1940


Background: Lumber magnate and chief benefactor of Caltech during its early years.
Biographical/Historical Collection Notes: Papers, 1921-1934. Correspondence and other papers relating to the history of Caltech. Includes correspondence with Albert Einstein, Theodore von Kármán, Thomas Hunt Morgan, Arthur Noyes, Henry Robinson and L. A. Sommer.

Collection size: 3 boxes, 1.5 linear ft.

Finding aid available at the Archives.

Photo of Arthur Fleming (PhotoNet)

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Aims & Purposes Of The Institute

Identifier: 1986-00216

Robert Andrews Millikan Papers

Identifier: 10132-MS
Overview The core of the Robert A. Millikan Collection at the California Institute of Technology consists of the official papers generated by Millikan during the twenty-five years that he was the executive officer at the Institute. The bulk of the papers consist of correspondence, lecture notes, and other materials dealing with scientific and academic matters.
Dates: 1821–1953